Civil Service

 

CivilService

 

 

One of the responsibilities that fall on Sheriff's Offices across the Commonwealth of Kentucky is civil service. Currently there are eight different types of civil service we provide:

  • Writ of Forcible Detainer
    • An order to evict person and/ or property
  • Order of Arrest
    • An order to take a person into custody to answer a civil demand
  • Writ of Possession
    • An order commanding the Sheriff to recover possessions of specific personal property
  • E.P.O. (Emergency Protective Order)
    • A court order preventing any further acts of domestic violence
  • Civil Summons
    • A document to notify a defendant of a civil action or proceeding
  • Subpoena
    • A written command requesting a party to appear at a certain time in a certain manner
  • Order of Garnishment
    • An order to a third party to turn over money to the party is it owed
  • Writ of execution
    • A court order to collect a judgement or seize non-exempt property

Below are the costs for these types of services:

• SUBPOENAS $30.00
• CIVIL SUMMONS $50.00
• GARNISHMENTS $50.00
• EXECUTIONS $50.00
• ALL OTHER CIVIL PROCESS $50.00

Checks may be made payable to: "The Christian County Sheriff's Office"